Theoretical Physics Vol. 1 : Mechanics

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9780080291413: Theoretical Physics Vol. 1 : Mechanics

Devoted to the foundation of mechanics, namely classical Newtonian mechanics, the subject is based mainly on Galileo's principle of relativity and Hamilton's principle of least action. The exposition is simple and leads to the most complete direct means of solving problems in mechanics.

The final sections on adiabatic invariants have been revised and augmented. In addition a short biography of L D Landau has been inserted.

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Text: English, Russian (translation)

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"The Landau and Lifshitz series is almost uniformly excellent... the level is appropriate in advanced undergraduate or beginning graduate students"
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Clemson University
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Landau, L. D.; Lifshitz, E. M.; Pitaevsk
Published by Pergamon (1982)
ISBN 10: 0080291414 ISBN 13: 9780080291413
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